2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 319

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THEATER
Acting for theCamera
THTR 235
3.00
Prerequisite: None
Introduction to performance in television and film. Basic performance techniqueswill be explored, culminating in a final project.
Theater ExperienceandTravel
THTR 258
1.00 - 2.00
Prerequisite: None
A field study class inwhich students travel to an arranged destination for the purpose of play viewing, play study and possibleworkshop
attendance.
Musical TheaterWorkshop II
THTR 276
1.00 - 3.00
Prerequisite: THTR 176 plus audition and/or approval of instructor.
Continuation of Performance ofMusical Theater Production.
Internship inSpeech andTheater
THTR 290
1.00 - 8.00
Prerequisite: None
Acourse designedwherein studentswill apply knowledge to real on-the-job situations in a program designed by a company official and a
faculty advisor tomaximize learning experiences.Available to studentswho have completed all core andmajor requirements and have a
2.5GPA. Contact the appropriate chairperson for the application, screening and required skills evaluation. Up to eight semester hour
creditsmay be earned on the basis of 100 hours of internship for one credit.May be repeated for up to eight credits. This coursemay not
transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
Independent Study: Theater
THTR 295
1.00 - 3.00
Prerequisite: None
Tutorial study of special projects in theater. Astudent submits a detailed project description and the objectives and learning outcomes
specific to the project are formulated by the instructor and the student.
VETERINARYTECHNOLOGY
Introduction toAnimal HealthTechnology
VETT 101
4.00
Prerequisite: Must be admitted to theVeterinaryTechnicianProgram.
An introductory course in veterinary technology. Including but not limited to the various roles of veterinary technicians in the veterinary
profession. The laws and ethics of veterinarymedicine. The behavior of various animal specieswith regard to humane restraint and
handling. Breed classifications of common domestic animals. Proper cleaning techniques of a veterinary facility. Propermedical record
keeping techniques. Principles of general animal care including but not limited to physical exams and basic sampling techniques. Three
hours of lecture and three hours of lab perweek. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the
universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
VeterinaryMedical Terminology
VETT 105
1.00
Prerequisite: Must be admitted to theVeterinaryTechnicianProgram.
This course is an introduction tomedical terms, laymen's terms, and abbreviations utilized by veterinarians and their clients. It includes
canine and feline breed identification. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in the
NevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
ComparativeAnimalAnatomy andPhysiology I
VETT 110
4.00
Prerequisite: Must be admitted to theVeterinaryTechnicianProgram.
This course is designed to provide the studentwith the understanding of anatomy and physiology of domestic species that aremost often
encountered in food animal and companion animal practice.Topics include cell anatomy, cellmetabolism and basic histology. Body
systems include: integument, skeletal,muscular, nervous, and special senses. All informationwill be comparativewith each species
including canine, feline, equine, porcine, ruminants and avian. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or science
within the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
ComparativeAnimalAnatomy andPhysiology II
VETT 112
4.00
Prerequisite: Must be admitted to theVeterinaryTechnicianProgram and successful completion of VETT110
This course is designed to provide the studentwith the understanding of anatomy and physiology of domestic species that aremost often
encountered in food animal and companion animal practice. Body systems include: Cardiac, lymphatic, digestive, reproductive, urinary,
respiratory and endocrine. All informationwill be comparativewith each species including canine, felines, equine, porcine, ruminants and
avian. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher
Education (NSHE).
VeterinaryOfficeProcedures
VETT 125
1.00
Prerequisite: Must be admitted to theVeterinaryTechnicianProgram.
This course is designed to introduce to the veterinary technician student the roles and responsibilities of the receptionist,officemanager,
and hospitalmanagerswith regard to the veterinary facility. The coursewill introduce basicmanagement procedures common in a
veterinary clinicwith respect to a veterinary technician.Topics covered include: basic communication techniques, record keeping, filing,
computer software, resume construction and interviewing techniques. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or
sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).

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